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Adiel Akplogan

Adiel Akplogan

Adiel Akplogan has been instrumental in increasing Internet network penetration across Africa, where he’s considered one of the continent’s Internet pioneers. An electrical engineer by training, between 1996 and 1997 Akplogan helped establish the country’s first TCP/IP connection in his native country of Togo, and by 2003 had helped start AFRINIC (African Network Information Centre), Africa’s first Regional Internet Registry (RIR), where he served as its first CEO. Read his full bio here.